Side Loading Fork Lift Truck

Syllabus | Duration | Instructor Machinery Ratio

The Side Loading Fork Lift Truck Training Course will provide the trainee with good theory knowledge and practical skills in lifting, stacking and loading techniques within the work place.

The operative will understand the safety principles of stability and apply this knowledge to movement of oversized loads.



The basic course syllabus includes...

Health & Safety at Work Act 1974 & ACOPS

Site Safety – Area Hazards – PPE – Observation

Operatives Responsibility – Stability & Safe Working Loads – Rated Capacity

Pre-Start Checks – Manoeuvring – Stop / Start – Use of Controls

Lifting Techniques – High-Eye – Low-level – Stacking & De-stacking

Vehicle Loading – Practical Site Uses

Pre-Start Check Test

Practical Test

Theory Test

Course closing summary



As with all our courses, we will adapt the course to suit the experience and number of candidates on the course, which may affect the duration.

Refresher Course: 1 day

Semi Experienced Course: 3 days

Novice Operative Course: 4 days


Instructor Machinery Ratio

This course has an instructor – trainee – machinery ratio of...

3 x Trainees

1 x Instructor

1 x Side Loading Fork Lift Truck

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